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Dr.Grynaviski wins American Political Science Association's 2015 Jervis-Schroeder Best Book Prize for "Constructive Illusions"

July 10, 2015

Eric Grynaviski, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, won the American Political Science Association's 2015 Robert Jervis & Paul Schroeder Best Book Award for his book Constructive Illusions: Misperceiving the Origins of International Cooperation (Cornell University Press, 2014).

Time for a U.S.-China Grand Bargain

July 01, 2015

Dr. Charles L. Glaser presents policy recommendations on U.S.-China bargain

SPS Program Awarded FAO Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative Contract

June 10, 2015

The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.

Recent Publications

Brokering cooperation: Intermediaries and US cooperation with non-state allies

September 01, 2015

Eric Grynaviski, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs authors, “Brokering cooperation: Intermediaries and US cooperation with non-state allies, 1776–1945.” European Journal of International Relations, September 2015 vol. 21 no. 3 691-717.

Methodological Problems in the Study of Nation-Building

August 19, 2015

Harris Mylonas, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, authors: “Methodological Problems in the Study of Nation-Building: Behaviorism and Historicist Solutions in Political Science,” Social Science Quarterly, Volume 96, Issue 3: 740–758.

A U.S.-China Grand Bargain? The Hard Choice between Military Competition and Accommodation

July 15, 2015

Dr. Charles GlaserDirector of the Institute for Security & Conflict Studies. A U.S.-China Grand Bargain? The Hard Choice between Military Competition and Accommodation, International Security, Vol. 39, No. 4 (Spring 2015), pp. 49-90. 

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